Unemployment Rates for States


Unemployment Rates for States
Annual Average Rankings
Year: 2013
RankStateRate
 United States7.4
1North Dakota2.9
2Nebraska3.8
2South Dakota3.8
4Vermont4.4
5Utah4.7
5Wyoming4.7
7Hawaii4.8
7Iowa4.8
9Minnesota4.9
10New Hampshire5.1
11Kansas5.3
11Oklahoma5.3
13Montana5.4
14Virginia5.7
15Idaho6.1
16Texas6.2
17Maine6.6
17Maryland6.6
19Delaware6.7
19Louisiana6.7
19Massachusetts6.7
19Missouri6.7
19West Virginia6.7
24Colorado6.8
24Wisconsin6.8
26Alaska6.9
26New Mexico6.9
28Washington7.0
29Alabama7.2
30Florida7.3
31Arkansas7.4
31Pennsylvania7.4
33Ohio7.5
34South Carolina7.6
35Connecticut7.7
35Indiana7.7
35New York7.7
38Arizona7.8
38Tennessee7.8
40North Carolina7.9
40Oregon7.9
42Kentucky8.0
43Georgia8.2
43New Jersey8.2
45District of Columbia8.5
46Mississippi8.7
47California8.9
47Michigan8.9
49Illinois9.1
50Rhode Island9.3
51Nevada9.5

NOTE: Rates shown are a percentage of the labor force. Data refer to place of residence.

 

Last Modified Date: March 4, 2015